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Climate change: Is nuclear power the answer? - BBC News

News - 4 hours 56 min ago
Climate change: Is nuclear power the answer?  BBC News

How green is nuclear power and what are the other options?

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Hitachi halts work on UK nuclear power plant over financing - ETEnergyworld.com

News - 10 hours 12 min ago
Hitachi halts work on UK nuclear power plant over financing  ETEnergyworld.com

Hitachi said on Thursday that it was halting work already underway on the Horizon Project, which is located in Wylfa, Wales, on the island of Anglesey.

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Work on UK nuclear power plant stops as firm pulls plug - CityNews Vancouver

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Work on UK nuclear power plant stops as firm pulls plug  CityNews Vancouver

LONDON — Work on a major new nuclear power station in Britain has been suspended after the contracted developer, Japan's Hitachi, says it has been unable ...

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China's Guangdong to have 26 nuclear reactors - Asia Times

News - 12 hours 21 min ago
China's Guangdong to have 26 nuclear reactors  Asia Times

China's southern Guangdong province is on a spree constructing nuclear power plants, with the latest addition to the province's nuclear plant cluster in the city of ...

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Vermont Yankee sale completed - Kallanish Energy

News - 13 hours 48 min ago
Vermont Yankee sale completed  Kallanish Energy

Entergy Corp. has completed the sale of Entergy Nuclear Vermont Yankee to subsidiaries of NorthStar Group Services, which will decommission the Vermont ...

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Trump's new missile defense strategy eyes space-based sensors - Reuters

News - 18 hours 48 min ago
Trump's new missile defense strategy eyes space-based sensors  Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is due to unveil a revamped U.S. missile defense strategy on Thursday that looks at ways to boost ...

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Former NRC head disagrees with Bill Gates, says nuclear not a safe bet for combating climate change - GeekWire

News - 18 hours 52 min ago
Former NRC head disagrees with Bill Gates, says nuclear not a safe bet for combating climate change  GeekWire

How much do you think about nuclear power? If you're like most Americans, the answer is likely “not often.” Unless you work in the industry, you don't hear too ...

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SLO County could intervene in PG&E bankruptcy proceedings - The Tribune

News - 19 hours 16 min ago
SLO County could intervene in PG&E bankruptcy proceedings  The Tribune

After PG&E's bankruptcy announcement, San Luis Obispo County officials say they could intervene in the utility company's financial proceedings to protect local ...

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'We made atomic bombs': Nuclear Care Partners helps with aftermath of workplace radiation - KVAL

News - 19 hours 38 min ago
'We made atomic bombs': Nuclear Care Partners helps with aftermath of workplace radiation  KVAL

COBURG, Ore. - In the 1960s, Jim Lewis worked at Colorado's Rocky Flats nuclear power plant. "At that plant," Lewis said, "we made atomic bombs. " After three ...

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Wylfa: Decision on future of nuclear power station expected - BBC News

News - 20 hours 53 min ago
Wylfa: Decision on future of nuclear power station expected  BBC News

A decision is expected about whether work to build a new nuclear power station on Anglesey will be halted. Japanese media has reported that Hitachi will ...

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Blurring the lines: when conflicted mandates undermine agency performance - The Mandarin

News - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 23:34
Blurring the lines: when conflicted mandates undermine agency performance  The Mandarin

A single agency regulating and promoting the same industry is a recipe for frustrated staff and poor performance. What can agencies do about conflicting ...

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NextEra expected to get power plant license extension for Seabrook - The Union Leader

News - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 23:20
NextEra expected to get power plant license extension for Seabrook  The Union Leader

NextEra Energy is expected to receive a 20-year license extension from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for its Seabrook power plant.

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To fight climate change, nuclear power is a must - The Washington Post

News - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 22:50
To fight climate change, nuclear power is a must  The Washington Post

Regarding the Jan. 12 news article “Study: Oceans warming faster than we thought”: When are scientists and journalists going to stop simply whining about the ...

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BIG batteries and Integration - Tri Corner News

News - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 22:46
BIG batteries and Integration  Tri Corner News

Integration—it's a word you hear everywhere these days. Electronics need to be integrated so that your phone can follow your email at the office, Alexa can meld ...

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Podcast: How the Cold War Drove Atmospheric Science - Eos

News - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 22:31
Podcast: How the Cold War Drove Atmospheric Science  Eos

In the first episode of a special series, AGU's Third Pod from the Sun traces a path from nuclear fallout detectors to modern-day meteorology instruments.

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The Story of a Kazakh Woman Dream Chasing in Cuba's Nuclear City | News - PHmuseum

News - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 22:16
The Story of a Kazakh Woman Dream Chasing in Cuba's Nuclear City | News  PHmuseum

Annalisa Natali Murri tells the story of a Kazakh woman who moved to Cuba harbouring dreams of becoming an opera singer, only to be faced instead with state ...

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NRC plans to grant Seabrook plant 20-year license extension - The Daily News of Newburyport

News - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 22:09
NRC plans to grant Seabrook plant 20-year license extension  The Daily News of Newburyport

NEWBURYPORT — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is set to extend by 20 years the operating license for the Seabrook nuclear power plant by the end of ...

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Koizumi says Japan must say 'no' to nuclear energy:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun

News - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 22:00
Koizumi says Japan must say 'no' to nuclear energy:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

When he was prime minister, Junichiro Koizumi championed the use of atomic power to generate electri.

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Nuclear power plants running safely after East Coast quake - Washington Examiner

News - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 21:55
Nuclear power plants running safely after East Coast quake  Washington Examiner

Federal nuclear regulators gave the all clear on Wednesday after the largest earthquake to hit the Washington region since 2011 struck off the coast of Maryland ...

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